Isis mobile payments service to launch in two test markets

Friday 19 October 2012 | 14:49 CET | News
Isis, the NFC mobile commerce joint venture created by AT&T Mobility, T-Mobile USA and Verizon Wireless, will go live in two test markets on Monday 22 October, reports Dow Jones Newswires. It will allow users to make purchases by tapping smartphones equipped with a special chip against merchant payment terminals. The service will support up to 20 handset types by end-2012, according to a statement from Jaymee Johnson, head of marketing for the service. The trials will take place in Salt Lake City and Austin, Texas.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: T-Mobile USA / Verizon
Countries: United States
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